Journal of Ophthalmology and Vision Care (JOVC) is an international authoritative and comprehensive scientific online open access, peer-reviewed bimonthly and rapid publication journal. Journal is designed and intended for to ophthalmologists and visual science specialists by publishing clinical and basic science research and other relevant manuscripts that relate to the sense of vision, preclinical, clinical, observational, health outcomes study in the region of ophthalmology, ophthalmological therapies, devices, and surgical techniques, results of clinical trials and research findings.
JOVC aims to encourage ophthalmologists, visual science specialists, scholars, researchers, academicians to publish their novel findings or outcomes in an open access podium with no restriction on the length of the papers so that complete article information provided by the author should facilitate in better understanding to the scientific community and readers.
We accept research articles, review articles, case reports, case series, editorials, methodological clinical approaches, design and goals of clinical trials covering regional issues in a global context. Subspecialties covered by the journal are optometry, visual science, cataract, pharmacology and drug therapy in eye diseases, eye care, ophthalmology devices, clinical trials in ophthalmology, refractive surgery, cornea disease, glaucoma, ophthalmic pathology, ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery, pediatric ophthalmology, vision correction, visual function and quality of life, retina immunobiology, retinal imaging, vitreomacular interface and management, retinal detachment, hazy vision, ocular migraines, orbit surgery, optic neuritis, photophobia, pterygium, retinal detachment, retinal vascular occlusion, sarcoidosis, strabismus, uveitis, watery eyes, anterior segment surgery, black eye, squint eye, blindness, coloboma, cone-rod dystrophy, corneal ulcer, dry eye syndrome, eye and vision development, blepharitis, far sightedness, lazy eye, myopia, ocular oncology, ophthalmic pathology, ophthalmoplegia, retinitis pigmentosa, scleritis, visual impairment, other macular disease imaging and surgery, degenerative eye disease, cornea surgery refractive, corneal imaging, topography, glaucoma genetics, autoimmune ocular disease and allergy, vasculature and photoreceptors, cataract surgery, choroidal vascular diseases, etc. All the ophthalmology and vision care research related topics are covered by the journal.
The journal picks up the pace to top quality articles which are an outcome from dynamic peer review process. We follow double blind peer review process which remains confidential and the identities of the reviewers and the authors are not revealed. Editorial Board Members of JOVC or outside experts related to the field carry out the review process; at least two independent reviewer’s approval followed by the editor decision is required for the acceptance of any citable manuscript.
JOVC strongly supports the Open Access initiative and follows the COPE guidelines. All published articles will be assigned DOI provided by the Cross Ref.
Open Access Publication and Creative Commons Licensing:
This is an online open access bimonthly journal, and all articles published under this are distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-Non Commercial-Share A like 4.0 License, which allows others to remix, share, tweak, and build upon the work non-commercially, as long as proper credit is given and the new conception are licensed under the identical terms.
Ahead of Print policy:
Articles published online under the Ahead of Print models are regarded as published and can be cited and quoted using the DOI as the reference source or with citation provided for every article. Aditum has a policy that corrections will not be made after publication of an article online without following accepted measures for making necessary corrections to the scientific record.
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Cornea and Corneal Diseases
Eye Care Optometry
Eye Design Optometry
Optometry Case Reports
Optometry Vision Science
Primary & Secondary Eye care